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GRMC Makes Getting Lab Work Done Easy!

The GRMC Lab is open 7am to 7pm and you don't need an appointment!

Bring your doctor's orders and your insurance card to the GRMC Registration desk. At Registration your information will be taken and they will escort you to your next stop - the Lab waiting area. A caregiver will call your name and walk with you to the next station where you receive services. That is it!

As soon as your test results are processed they will be faxed or made available electronically to your referring physician. You may also pick up a copy for yourself at the Medical Records Office with a photo ID.

Why Choose Us?

  • Quick turn around time;
  • We are interfaced to the hospital computer system so that when we result a procedure; it is immediately available to your physician.
  • We use state-of-the-art equipment that is second to none in College of American Pathologists (CAP) accredited laboratories.
  • We are Open 7am to 7pm; Bring your Health Providers' prescription to Registration
  • Our lab is staffed by professional, registered Medical Technologists, Medical Lab Technicians, Histologists, Cytologists, Clinical Lab Assistants, Phlebotomists and Board Certified Pathologists to meet and exceed the needs of our customers.
  • We are accredited by the Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
  • Signed written orders from out-of-town physicians are welcomed!
  • Blood Draw station in Lordsburg. New location -- 618 Pyramid Street, Lordsburg, NM. Call (575) 538-4167 for details!


What does a blood test reveal about your health?

Blood contains clues to a person's health. Blood is highly complex and contains hundreds of chemicals and proteins - in addition to the red cells that give blood its color and the white cells that help fight infection. The balance of all these materials is critical to good health. Too much or too little of any component can indicate the possible nature of an illness. Examining a small sample of blood can help reveal what is going on in terms of health and disease, and help a doctor determine the best course of action.

How is a blood test conducted?
After a sample of your blood is drawn, it is taken to the laboratory where specially trained scientists use sophisticated equipment to conduct tests requested by the doctor. These machines can prepare a blood sample, count blood cells, analyze the components and deliver the results faster and more consistently than manual methods.

How long until results are in?
Usually results are available within 48 hours. The completion time for blood test results vary depending on the type of test ordered by the doctor. Check with the lab phlebotomist or the doctor for a more accurate date on when results will be available.

Contact Us

If you believe that these lab services at Gila Regional Medical Center might be helpful for you or a loved one, talk to your physician about a referral.

Gila Regional Laboratory Services
1313 E. 32nd Street, Silver City, NM 88061

(575) 538-4167

Payment options for GRMC's Laboratory Services
Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance plans cover costs of care. We accept all patients regardless of ability to pay . For more information contact GRMC Financial Counselors through the Patient Financial Services.